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Blackfeet Battle Oil & Gas Developer for Sacred Badger-Two Medicine Origin Site
Environment  (tags: proposed developement, overdevelopment, sacred tribal lands, lawsuits, ecosystems, environment, destruction, healthconditions, habitatdestruction, habitat, politics, wildlife, protection, conservation )

Cal
- 11 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
The Blackfoot Confederacy is vigorously opposing proposed energy development in the sacred Badger-Two Medicine area, located at the wild intersection of the Blackfeet Indian Reservation, Glacier National Park and the Bob Marshall Wilderness Complex in M
World's Wetlands Play Key Role as Carbon Sinks
Environment  (tags: CO2emissions, developng our wetlands, overdevelopment, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, pollution, habitat )

Cal
- 23 days ago - climatenewsnetwork.net
Areas of wetlands drained for human habitation and agriculture have been identified by scientists in California as sources of carbon dioxide being released into the atmosphere.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Northern Australia
Environment  (tags: habitatdestruction, habitat, OVERDEVELOPMENT, corporate greed, corporate greedhabitatdestruction, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, pollution, conservation, wildlife, world )

Cal
- 36 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The unique natural and cultural heritage of northern Australia is under threat. Plans to build giant dams, industrial scale agri-business, invasive mines, and toxic gas fields are being rolled out.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Thailand's Forest Highway
Environment  (tags: overdevelopment, deforesttation, world, wildlife, animals, environment, destruction, ecosystems, humans, protection, healthconditions, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 52 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Most of Thailand's forests have vanished over the past decades. And now, the government is planning to clear a broad swathe through a UNESCO World Heritage Site to expand a highway; a deathtrap for wildlife.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Jasper National Park From Proposed Resort Development at Maligne Lake
Environment  (tags: habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, corporate greed, overdevelopment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, energy, protection, world, nature, humans, politics )

Cal
- 53 days ago - cpaws.org
Jasper is home to Maligne Lake, one of the most photographed landscapes in the world. Maligne Tours, the commercial operator that runs daytime operations at Maligne Lake, is proposing to build a resort along the shores of this iconic lake.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Demand Spain Reverses Its Decision to Allow Oil Exploration Off the Canary Islands
Environment  (tags: oil exploration, overdevelopment, Big oil, world, pollution, politics, oceans, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, nature )

Cal
- 98 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Spanish government's decision follows a 10-year stand-off with Canary Island tourism bodies, local politicians and residents, as well as environmentalists from all over the world - all of whom are concerned about the potential damage to the environme
PARADISE LOST? Bali Uprising: Plan to Convert Protected Area Into Golf Courses, Mall Spurs Outrage
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, destruction, environment, politics, OVERDEVELOPMENT, habitat, habitatdestruction, protection, oceans, wildlife, world, pollution )

Cal
- 102 days ago - news.mongabay.com
In a reversal sparking outrage from locals, and concern from environmentalists, the Governor of Bali, Indonesia has given the green light to a controversial development project in Benoa Bay.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Don't Destroy Endangered Lands to Make Room for Walmart - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: pollution, overdevelopment, Walmart, environment, destruction, ecosystems, wildlife )

Cal
- 111 days ago - forcechange.com
Dozens of acres of an endangered pine rockland in Florida may soon be destroyed to make way for a new Walmart. Earlier this month, the University of Miami sold 88 acres of land in Miami-Dade county to Ram Realty Services
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Mega Resort Development Puerto Azul That Will Help to Destroy the Belize Barrier Reef
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, overdevelopment, proposed resort, protection, nature, world, wildlife, politics, oceans )

Cal
- 124 days ago - change.org
Belize is still a developing country but it has gained momentum and acclaim for its reputation on eco-tourism. We can and should continue eco-based growth in a healthy way for this tiny but very beautiful country.
Tobacco - Zimbabwe's Forests Are Going Up in Smoke
Environment  (tags: economic boom, deforestation, overdevelopment, tobacco, poverty vs. progressdevastation of the l, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, world, wildlife, habitatdestruction, habitat, energy )

Cal
- 128 days ago - theecologist.org
In Zimbabwe, 15 % of its natural forest has been burnt down as farmers free more land to plant tobacco. On current trends, the country will be a desert in just 35 years from now.
Rare Florida Forest Set to Be Leveled for a Walmart and Chik-Fil-A
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, overdevelopment, corproate greed, ecosystems, habitat, habitatdestruction, animals, protection, pollution, humans, nature, government, politics, green )

Cal
- 134 days ago - dailykos.com
bout 88 acres of rockland, a globally imperiled habitat containing a menagerie of plants, animals and insects found no place else, was sold this month by the University of Miami to a Palm Beach County developer.
Relocating Wildlife Will Cost Billions If Thames Airport Goes Ahead
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, cost of development, preserving wildlife, UK, proposed building, overdevelopment, protection, nature, world, wildlife, ecosystems )

Cal
- 136 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
Providing alternative habitats for wildlife could cost up to £2bn if a proposed Thames Estuary airport is built, reports the BBC
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop the Bay Delta Twin-Tunnels Project, and Protect the Pristine Northern California Watersheds
Environment  (tags: protection, pollution, Overdevelopment, water, drought, California, energy, environment, destruction, ecosystems, wildlife, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 136 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
the proposed project would severely affect critical habitat for many species, including endangered Delta smelt and steelhead and chinook salmon. In addition, it would decrease water flows, impact many other threatened and endangered species, exacerbate e
CANADA: First Nations Challenge Enbridge's Northern Gateway Pipeline in Court
Environment  (tags: energy, environment, destruction, ecosystems, Enbridge Pipeline, First Nations, indigenous rights, overdevelopment, habitatdestruction, habitat, politics, pollution, world, wildlife, humans, government )

Cal
- 136 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
Several First Nations and some environmental groups have filed suit to block the Northern Gateway pipeline proposed by Enbridge Inc. through their territory, with a total of four legal challenges mounted as of Monday July 14.
 

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